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IdentificationMission: STS062 Roll: 84 Frame: 70 Mission ID on the Film or image: STS62
Country or Geographic Name: CAYMAN ISLANDS
Features: GRAND CAYMAN ISLAND
Center Point: Latitude: 19.0 Longitude: -81.0 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)
Stereo: Yes (Yes indicates there is an adjacent picture of the same area)
ONC Map ID: J-26 JNC Map ID: 47
CameraCamera Tilt: 26
Camera Focal Length: 250mm
Camera: HB: Hasselblad
Film: 5046 : Kodak, natural color positive, Lumiere 100/5046, ASA 100, standard base.
QualityFilm Exposure: Normal
Percentage of Cloud Cover: 5 (0-10)
GMT Date: 19940317 (YYYYMMDD) GMT Time: 144841 (HHMMSS)
Nadir Point Latitude: 19.2, Longitude: -80.1 (Negative numbers indicate south for latitude and west for longitude)
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: West
Sun Azimuth: 113 (Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point)
Spacecraft Altitude: 113 nautical miles (209 km)
Sun Elevation Angle: 46 (Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point)
Orbit Number: 209
CaptionsGrand Cayman. The shallow lagoon is surrounded by extensive and important mangrove areas [STS062-84-70, 1994].
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